Born and raised in Kelowna, Des spent the large majority of his life playing a variety of sports. As an athlete he travelled the world, allowing him to experience firsthand what it takes to achieve high-level goals while reinforcing the importance of strategic training.
His education and commitment to sport motivated him to understand the science behind sport performance, health and longevity. This led Des to study Human Kinetics at UBCO, specializing in Clinical Exercise Physiology. Through his degree, he’s had the opportunity to be involved in research studies exploring innovative technologies in health and exercise.
Having experienced many injuries over the course of his athletic life, Des understands his client’s needs and is able to empathize with them while reinforcing the importance of post-injury care. Outgoing and positive, Des is able to listen, understand and focus on his clients while delivering results through clear and structured programming.